Cigars Between $10-$15! Cigars in this price point face some incredibly stiff competition.On this page you'll find all of the cigars we've reviewed that cost between $10 and $15.

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Cigar Review: Room 101 Prototipo101 Toro
Initial Thoughts: Every once in a while a cigar blend that is surrounded by hype comes across my desk. This[...]
Cigar Review: Bocock Brothers World Traveler Habano Toro
Initial Thoughts: From the minute I laid eyes on the Bocock Brothers World Traveler Habano Toro in May of 2021[...]
Cigar Review: Drew Estate Liga Undercrown 10 Toro
Initial Thoughts: While at Tobacco Cabana in Cedar Hill, Texas the other day, I had the chance to pick up[...]
Cigar Review: Dunbarton Mi Querida Triqui Traca No. 652
Initial Thoughts: Today we're smoking a relatively new cigar from Dunbarton Tobacco & Trust, the Mi Querida Triqui Traca No.[...]
Cigar Review: Rodriguez Cigars Cigar Club Exclusive La Familia Toro
Initial Thoughts: It's not every day you get to experience a first edition. Whether it be a book (like Exit[...]
Cigar Review: Oliva Serie V Maduro Toro
Initial Thoughts: Have you ever bought a cigar by mistake? Ya, well, not all of us can be perfect, can[...]
Cigar Review: Maya Selva Flor de Selva Maduro Robusto
Initial Thoughts: I've said it before and I'll say it again, cigar subscription clubs are great for introducing you to[...]
Cigar Review: Dapper La Madrina Toro
Initial Thoughts: Dapper Cigars is a fairly boutique brand that we've reviewed before. But today's cigar, while we've received one[...]
Cigar Review: Quesada Cigars Casa Magna Tiberius
Initial Thoughts: We've reviewed ugly cigars and we've reviewed beautiful cigars. But today's cigar is, well, odd. The Quesada Cigars[...]
Cigar Review: Caldwell Savages Lancero
Initial Thoughts: Today's cigar, the Caldwell Savages Lancero, is one I've reviewed before, but that was over two years ago,[...]
Cigar Review: M.X.S. Adrian Gonzalez El Titan Toro
Initial Thoughts: One of the best things about cigar subscription clubs is that you never know when you'll get a[...]
Cigar Review: La Flor Dominicana La Nox
Initial Thoughts: La Flor Dominicana has been around for a long time. In fact, I remember smoking their cigars years[...]
Cigar Review: Kauai Cigar Co Island Prince Sun Grown Momona Toro
Initial Thoughts: Over our years of travel, we've learned that a great way to understand and learn about a culture[...]
Cigar Review: LH Cigars Nick Lonsdale
Initial Thoughts: Today's cigar for review comes from a new-to-me brand, LH Cigars, and this is the "Nick" lonsdale. The[...]
Cigar Review: Drew Estate Undercrown ShadyXX Belicoso
Initial Thoughts: One of the first things I noticed about today's cigar for review, the Drew Estate Undercrown ShadyXX Belicoso,[...]
Cigar Review: Warped Maestro del Tiempo
Initial Thoughts: The first thing I noticed about today's cigar, the Warped Maestro del Tiempo, was its great aroma. Some[...]
Cigar Review: Casa Cuevas Limited Edition Maduro Flaco LCC Exclusive
Initial Thoughts: When I reviewed the original Casa Cuevas LE Maduro Flaco in 2019, I wasn't all that impressed. However,[...]
Cigar Review: C.L.E. Eiroa CBT Maduro Robusto
Initial Thoughts: To be honest, I grabbed the CLE Eiroa CBT Maduro Robusto off the shelf because it looked good.[...]
Cigar Review: Bounty Box Gangster
Initial Thoughts: The Gangster from Bounty Coffee and Cigars is the third cigar I've reviewed from this boutique company based[...]
Cigar Review: Alec Bradley Magic Toast Toro
Initial Thoughts: Part of Alec Bradley's Taste the World sampler, today's cigar, the Alec Bradley Magic Toast Toro, is one[...]
Cigar Review: Perdomo Estate Selection Vintage Maduro Imperio Toro
Initial Thoughts: Here at CigarScore, we love entrepreneurship. And, today's cigar comes from a fellow entrepreneur, Nick Perdomo. Today we're[...]
Cigar Review: Bounty Box Pura Vitamina
Initial Thoughts: Every once in a while, a new cigar brand comes along and they want people to taste test[...]
Cigar Review: Crowned Heads Mil Dias Edmundo
Initial Thoughts: Cigars take time to make. Not only does a cigar need to age, but the leaves have to[...]
Cigar Review: Dapper Desvalido Lonsdale
Initial Thoughts: I've said it before and I'll say it again - one of the best things about cigar subscription[...]
Cigar Review: Alec Bradley Prensado Gran Toro
Initial Thoughts: Sometimes we review really exotic cigars. Other times, like today, we review cigars that you should be able[...]
Cigar Review: Casa Cuevas Reserva Maduro Torpedo
Initial Thoughts: Do you ever judge a cigar by its label? I know I do! And that's how I decided[...]
Cigar Review: My Father La Opulencia Robusto
Initial Thoughts: The first time I reviewed the My Father La Opulencia, I smoked the toro, and I thought it[...]
Cigar Review: E.P. Carrillo La Historia Rothschild
Initial Thoughts: Some cigar makers I like. Other cigar makers... well, let's just say I don't love their signature sauce.[...]
Cigar Review: AJ Fernandez Bellas Artes Maduro Lancero Special Edition
Initial Thoughts: It's not every day I get to review a cigar that the community wants me to. But, after[...]
Cigar Review: Caldwell Anastasia Caspia Corona
Initial Thoughts: Some Caldwell cigars I like. Some Caldwell cigars I do not like. So, when I got this Caldwell[...]
Cigar Review: Camacho American Barrel Aged Robusto
Initial Thoughts: Camacho is no stranger to CigarScore. In fact, the Camacho Connecticut is one of our favorite cigars to[...]
Cigar Review: Sindicato Maduro Toro
Initial Thoughts: Sindicato Cigars isn't a brand with which we're all too familiar with here at CigarScore HQ. Though we've[...]
Cigar Review: Serino Royale 20th Anniversary Maduro XX Belicoso
Initial Thoughts: While I have reviewed a Serino Royale 20th Anniversary Maduro XX before, that was over a year ago,[...]
Cigar Review: Rodriguez Series 84 Natural Gran Toro
Initial Thoughts: One of the reasons I love cigar subscription clubs is that I get to try cigars I might[...]
Cigar Review: Black Label Trading Co Deliverance Perfecto
Initial Thoughts: While the branding of Black Label Trading and Black Works Studio is 100% confusing, both brands tend to[...]
Cigar Review: Bounty Box Alpha Dog
Initial Thoughts: On occasion, inspiration strikes here at the CigarScore offices. And today, such a thing happened after taking a[...]
Cigar Review: Fratello Arlequin Prensado Robusto
Initial Thoughts: If you've followed CigarScore TV, and read our cigar reviews for a while, you might know that we[...]
Cigar Review: Stolen Throne Call to Arms Sumatra Corona
Initial Thoughts: Over the past few months, I've really come to appreciate a new vitola of cigar, the petit corona.[...]
Cigar Review: HVC San Isidro Divinos Lonsdale
Initial Thoughts: The HVC San Isidro Divinos Lonsdale is a cigar from a brand I know almost nothing about, and[...]
Cigar Review: Caldwell Malditos Bastardos Churchill
Initial Thoughts: Not all cigars are created equal. And, the last time I smoked a Caldwell cigar in their Lost[...]
Cigar Review: FQ Proper Corona Gorda
Initial Thoughts: If we've said it once, we've said it a thousand times - we like cigar subscriptions boxes because[...]
Cigar Review: Oliva Master Blend 3 Torpedo
Initial Thoughts: According to legend, ie the Oliva Cigars website, the Oliva Master Blend 3 is the third iteration of a blend[...]
Cigar Review: Hooten Young Gothic Serpent Toro SECOND CHANCE
Initial Thoughts: Today's cigar is one I've smoked before. But this time, I've let the cigar age, marinate, rest - whatever[...]
Cigar Review: Mombacho Liga Maestro Gordo
Initial Thoughts: Today's cigar comes from CigarClub.com and is from a brand I know nothing about, Mombacho Cigars. Today I'm reviewing[...]
Cigar Review: Caldwell Adventura The Explorer Corona Gorda
Initial Thoughts: When the community asks, we try to deliver! So, when one Nicholas asked me to review the Caldwell Adventura[...]
Cigar Review: Warped Futuro Toro
Initial Thoughts: The first thing I noticed about the Warped Futuro Toro is its narrow but flat head. Instead of a[...]
Cigar Review: Crowned Heads La Imperiosa Double Robusto (2015)
Initial Thoughts: I received the Crowned Heads La Imperiosa Double Robusto as a gift from a friend who's had this cigar[...]
Cigar Review: Drew Estate Liga Privada H99 (2018)
Initial Thoughts: The first thing I noticed about the Drew Estate Liga Privada H99 Connecticut Corojo, after taking it out of[...]
Cigar Review: Cavalier Geneve White Series Diplomate Robusto
Initial Thoughts: Sometimes you want a great cigar to pair with coffee. And that's just what happened when this Cavalier Geneve White[...]
Cigar Review: Oliva Serie V Melanio Maduro Robusto
Initial Thoughts: At this point, the Oliva cigar brand and the Serie V Melanios are pretty familiar to me. I've had[...]
Cigar Review: My Father La Promesa Lancero
Initial Thoughts: Over the past couple of years, I've developed a love/hate relationship with My Father Cigars. Some of Don Pepin's[...]
Cigar Review: Espinosa Laranja Reserva Toro
Initial Thoughts: Today's smoke is the Espinosa Laranja Reserva Toro. It comes from a brand that's known for the green Wasabi,[...]
Cigar Review: Rodriguez Series 84 Maduro Torpedo
Initial Thoughts: Rodriguez Cigars isn't a brand I'm all too familiar with, but when I saw the Series 84 Maduro Torpedo[...]
Cigar Review: Oliva Serie V Double Toro
Initial Thoughts: The Oliva Serie V Double Toro is a cigar my father-in-law has been smoking for years and one that[...]
Cigar Review: Oliva Serie V Melanio Robusto
Initial Thoughts: The Oliva Serie V Melanio Robusto should be a true, luxury smoke. After all, it's a blend that won[...]
Cigar Review: Boutique Blends La Boheme Poeta Toro
Initial Thoughts: Today's cigar is one I've had before, but wasn't able to review initially. However, after smoking the Boutique Blends[...]
Cigar Review: Plasencia Cosecha 146 La Vega Robusto
Initial Thoughts: Over the last year or so, we've smoked and reviewed almost every Plasencia cigar we could get our hands[...]
Cigar Review: RoMa Craft Wunderlust Robusto
Initial Thoughts: I love it when people ask me to review a cigar. I love it, even more, when someone gives[...]
Cigar Review: Dunbarton Tobacco and Trust Sobremesa Brulee Toro
Initial Thoughts: I've had an interesting experience with Dunbarton Tobacco and Trust's cigars. While I've found them generally good, I've also[...]
Cigar Battle: Stogies H-Town Lancero – Tatuaje vs RoMa Craft
Initial Thoughts: Today we're doing something a little different and a whole lot crazy. Today we're doing the first-ever Cigar Battle[...]
Cigar Review: Esteban Carreras Unforgiven Toro Grande
Initial Thoughts: Some cigars you choose; others, you don't. Today I'm smoking the Esteban Carreras Unforgiven Toro Grande, a cigar given[...]
Cigar Review: Trinidad Espiritu Series No. 1 Toro
Initial Thoughts: At the request of a viewer on YouTube, user "Don de Puros", today I'm smoking the Trinidad Espiritu Series[...]
Cigar Review: RoMa Craft Aquitaine EMH Saber Tooth
Initial Thoughts: Cigar friends are the best friends, and today I'm smoking a cigar gifted to me by my friend Paul.[...]
Cigar Review: Diamond Crown Robusto No. 5
Initial Thoughts: The Diamond Crown line of cigars from JC Newman are some of the most luxurious cigars around. As my[...]
Cigar Review: Espinosa Red River Valley Toro
Initial Thoughts: Another gift from a fellow cigar smoker, the Espinosa Red River Valley Toro is a cigar made exclusively for[...]
Cigar Review: Pospiech Powstanie Broadleaf Belicoso
Initial Thoughts: As soon as I picked up the Powstanie Broadleaf Belicoso, I could smell the dark, rich tobaccos inside. After[...]
Cigar Review: Diamond Crown Julius Caesar Robusto
Initial Thoughts: This is the second time a Diamond Crown Julius Caesar cigar has shown up in our reviews. The first[...]
Cigar Review: Kafie 1901 San Andres Five Forty Six
Initial Thoughts: The first thing I noticed about the Kafie 1901 San Andres Five Forty-Six was the super-sweet, super-creamy flavors I[...]
Cigar Review: The K by Karen Berger Habano Box Pressed Robusto
Initial Thoughts: Today's cigar is the K by Karen Berger Habano Box Pressed Robusto. This cigar is short, stocky, and beautifully[...]
Cigar Review: Pappy Van Winkle Barrel Fermented Toro
Initial Thoughts: Soaked in, aged in, marinated in... whatever, the Pappy Van Winkle Barrel Fermented Toro is supposedly a partnership between[...]
Cigar Review: Perdomo Factory Tour Blend Maduro Churchill
Initial Thoughts: Before releasing in the United States, the Perdomo Factory Tour Blend was previously only available at the Perdomo factory[...]
Cigar Review: AVO Unexpected Tradition
Initial Thoughts: The fourth and final cigar in AVO's "Unexpected" series is the AVO Unexpected Tradition. While this line from AVO[...]
Cigar Review: Cornelius & Anthony The Gent Robusto
Initial Thoughts: Cornelius & Anthony cigars are not any with which I'm too familiar. But, they've been around since 1866 (it[...]
Cigar Review: Eiroa The First 20 Years Toro
Initial Thoughts: I grabbed the Eiroa The First 20 Years Toro solely because of how much I enjoyed the CLE Prieto,[...]
Cigar Review: Rocky Patel Vintage 1979 Robusto
Initial Thoughts: Before starting CigarScore TV, I had a love-love relationship with Rocky Patel cigars. However, after having a bad experience[...]
Cigar Review: Perdomo 20th Anniversary Connecticut Epicure
Initial Thoughts: Prior to 2019, I didn't smoke a lot of Perdomo cigars. Since 2019, I've smoked a lot of them.[...]
Cigar Review: Stolen Throne Crook of the Crown Toro
Initial Thoughts: It's an interesting time to be in the cigar business. On one hand, the Food and Drug Administration is[...]
Cigar Review: Rocky Patel Vintage 2006 San Andreas Sixty
Initial Thoughts: The first time I had a Rocky Patel San Andreas, I had the robusto, and I gave it a[...]
Cigar Review: My Father #1 Robusto
Initial Thoughts: My Father has made some of my favorite cigars over the past several months. Since I discovered them in[...]
Cigar Review: Man ‘O War Ruination “Robusto” No. 1
Initial Thoughts: The first thought I had about the Man 'O War Ruination was, "Wow, this cigar smells amazing!" This cigar[...]
Cigar Review: Fratello The Texan
Initial Thoughts: "Holy crap! This cigar is huge!" That was my initial thought when I first laid eyes on The Texan[...]
Cigar Review: Illusione ECCJ Corona Gorda
Initial Thoughts: At first glance, the Illusione ECCJ Corona Gorda looks very tasty. The medium brown wrapper has veins that are[...]
Cigar Review: Balmoral Serie Signaturas Dueto Ovacion
Initial Thoughts: I was excited to dive into the Balmoral Serie Signaturas Dueto Ovacion (what a mouthful!!), until I saw the[...]
Cigar Review: Gurkha Chairman's Select Grand Robusto Perfecto
Initial Thoughts: I'm no stranger to Gurkha Cigars. Here on CigarScore.com, I've reviewed the Gurkha Royal Challenge, the Gurkha Ghost Asura,[...]
Cigar Review: Casa Cuevas Limited Edition Maduro Flaco
Initial Thoughts: I was first introduced to the Casa Cuevas brand by Luxury Cigar Club in the middle of 2019. The[...]
Cigar Review: Henry Clay Limited Edition 2018
Initial Thoughts: When I picked up this Henry Clay Limited Edition 2018 out of my June 2019 box from CIGRco, I[...]
Cigar Review: The Griffin's by Davidoff
Initial Thoughts: When I first grabbed this cigar out of the May box from CIGRco, I was like, "what the heck[...]
Cigar Review: Archetype Cloaks Robusto
Initial Thoughts: I love it when cigar brands have fun with their product. And to see Ventura Cigar Co. name their[...]
Cigar Review: Aging Room Pura Cepa Mezzo
Initial Thoughts: Created, in part, by Nestor Plasencia, the Aging Room Pura Cepa is a cigar I'm VERY excited about. After[...]
Cigar Review: ACID Kuba Arte
Initial Thoughts: One of the first things I noticed about the ACID Kuba Arte was the smell. The oily aroma of[...]
Cigar Review: Oliva Serie V Melanio Churchill
Initial Thoughts: I don't smoke a ton of Oliva cigars, but when I do, they're normally pretty good. And this cigar,[...]
Cigar Review: Caldwell Blind Man's Bluff Habano
Initial Thoughts: To date, the Caldwell Blind Man's Bluff is my third cigar from Caldwell, and this is one of their[...]
Cigar Review: Alec Bradley Black Market Esteli Toro
Initial Thoughts: I don't put a lot of stock in the cigar reviews of companies that get too much of their[...]
Cigar Review: AVO Unexpected Celebration
Initial Thoughts: When I picked out this brand new, just released in May 2019, cigar, I was searching for more "breakfast[...]
Cigar Review: AVO Classic No. 2 Toro
Initial Thoughts: This is the second AVO cigar I've ever smoked, and the first one didn't leave me with a good[...]
Cigar Review: Rocky Patel Decade Toro
Initial Thoughts: Oh, wow, this cigar takes me back. About 10 years ago, I smoked my first Rocky Patel Decade cigar,[...]
Cigar Review: Caldwell Young Savages Short Corona Gorda
Initial Thoughts: The Caldwell cigar company is always doing something a little different, and today I'm smoking the Caldwell Young Savages[...]
Cigar Review: My Father #5 Toro
Initial Thoughts: I always get excited about trying new cigars, especially from brands I know I already like. Today I'm enjoying[...]
Cigar Review: Viva La Vida Torpedo by Artesano del Tobacco
Initial Thoughts: I've said it before and I'll say it again - cigar of the month clubs are great for trying[...]
Cigar Review: Caldwell The T. Connecticut Corona
Initial Thoughts: I've been hearing about Caldwell cigars for a long time, so when I got The T Connecticut in my[...]
Cigar Review: Fratello Navetta Inverso Toro Gordo
Initial Thoughts: I can't tell you how excited I am to smoke the Fratello Navetta Inverso! After discovering the Fratello Navetta[...]
Cigar Review: CAO Flathead V660 Carb
Initial Thoughts: The CAO Flathead V660 is one of the highest-rated, larger ring gauge cigars in the world. In fact, it[...]
Cigar Review: Padron 1964 Anniversary Series Exclusivo
Initial Thoughts: Padron is one of the biggest names in the cigar world, and the Padron 1964 Anniversary Series is one[...]
Cigar Review: Montecristo Nicaragua Series Toro
Initial Thoughts: The Montecristo name is almost synonymous with cigars. They've been making cigars for decades, and they're one of the[...]
Cigar Review: E.P. Carrillo Encore Majestic
Initial Thoughts: When I saw that the E.P. Carrillo Encore Majestic had earned "Cigar of the Year" for 2018, I knew[...]
Cigar Review: La Herencia Cubana CORE Belicoso
Initial Thoughts: One of the reasons I joined the Luxury Cigar Club was to get new cigars sent to me -[...]
Cigar Review: Arturo Fuente Reserva Don Carlos Presidente
Initial Thoughts: I don't smoke a lot of Arturo Fuente cigars. To me, Fuentes are either super high-end and rare, or[...]
Cigar Review: Hooten Young Gothic Serpent Torpedo
Initial Thoughts: When I first saw Hooten Young on Instagram, I thought to myself, "Wow! That's an awesome-looking cigar!" So, after[...]
Cigar Review: Rocky Patel Twentieth Anniversary Toro
Initial Thoughts: As you might have figured out by now, I'm a fan of Rocky Patel's cigars. They're generally well made[...]
Cigar Review: The Tabernacle Lancero by Foundation Cigar Co.
Initial Thoughts: After smoking and reviewing The Tabernacle Toro (which earned a CigarScore of 4), I went into this Lancero with[...]
Cigar Review: Tatuaje TAA 51st Robusto
Initial Thoughts: I walked into my local shop and asked if they had anything brand new. "Yep, we sure do!" said[...]
Cigar Review: 1502 Blue Sapphire Toro
Initial Thoughts: I received the 1502 Blue Sapphire as part of my platinum subscription to the Luxury Cigar Club, and when[...]
Cigar Review: The Judge Toro Fino by My Father
Initial Thoughts: If you've been following me for a while, you know I'm a big fan of Don Pepin and My[...]
Cigar Review: The Oscar Habano Toro by Leaf
Initial Thoughts: My first thought of The Oscar Habano by Leaf was, "wow, what a weird thing to do" in reference[...]
Cigar Review: Dunbarton Tobacco & Trust Sobremesa El Americano
Initial Thoughts: I've seen a lot of talk about and praise for Steve Saka lately, so I thought I'd give one[...]
Cigar Review: La Flor Dominicana Ligero L500
Initial Thoughts: As soon as you pick up the La Flor Dominicana Ligero L500, or almost any LFD for that matter,[...]
Cigar Review: Foundation Cigar Co.'s The Tabernacle Toro
Initial Thoughts: This is my second The Tabernacle cigar from Foundation Cigar Co. The previous one, I really enjoyed, so I[...]
Cigar Review: Diamond Crown Maximus Maduro
Initial Thoughts: Diamond Crown is one of the most prestigious names in the cigar industry. Any cigar that bears their name[...]
Cigar Review: Foundation Cigar's The Wise Man (El Gueguense) Maduro
Initial Thoughts: I've only had a cigar from Foundation Cigar Co. one other time, and it was delicious. So, when I[...]
Cigar Review: Hiram & Solomon Master Mason Gran Toro
Initial Thoughts: The Hiram & Solomon Master Mason Gran Toro is a big, bold, dark cigar that I've been looking forward[...]
Cigar Review: RoMa Craft CroMagnon Aquitaine Cranium
Initial Thoughts: I was a little hesitant to try the RoMa Craft CroMagnon Cranium because my experience with the RoMa Craft[...]
Cigar Review: Hammer + Sickle Moscow City
Initial Thoughts: The first draw on the Hammer + Sickle Moscow City Toro was every easy and with almost no resistance.[...]
Cigar Review: Rocky Patel Special Edition Sixty
Initial Thoughts: The first few puffs on the Rocky Patel Special Edition Sixty are delicious, even if they are a little[...]
Cigar Review: Serino Royale 20th Anniversary Maduro XX Sublime
Initial Thoughts: Matt at 2 Guys Smoke Shop in Nashua, New Hampshire introduced me to the Serino Royale 20th Anniversary.  At[...]
Cigar Review: La Galera 1936 Box Pressed
Initial Thoughts: This is only my 2nd La Galera cigar ever. I think my first was last year in Cincinnati, and[...]
Cigar Review: RoMa Craft Neanderthal SGP
Initial Thoughts: This odd little cigar was recommended by one of the sales reps at 2 Guys Smoke Shop in Salem,[...]
Cigar Review: Bandolero Tremendos Robusto
Initial Thoughts: The first puff on the Bandolero Tremendos was sweet and leathery, the second and third tasted of dry paper[...]
Cigar Review: Rocky Patel Vintage 2006 San Andreas Robusto
Initial Thoughts: I'm always excited to smoke a new Rocky Patel, and this Vintage 2006 San Andreas was no different. The[...]
Cigar Review: Fratello Navetta Endeavor
Initial Thoughts: The Fratello Navetta starts off like every cigar should - with a smooth, rich, sweet flavor and an easy[...]
Cigar Review: My Father La Opulencia Toro
Initial Thoughts: It's no secret that My Father has become one of my favorite cigar brands. Everyone My Father cigar I've[...]
Cigar Review: Gurkha Heritage Toro
Initial Thoughts: I was excited to buy the Gurkha Heritage but went into it with low expectations. Gurkha cigars have[...]
Cigar Review: Gurkha Cellar Reserve 12 Year Platinum Solara
Initial Thoughts: When I cut this cigar, apparently the lounge's guillotine was dull-AF, so it ripped the spiraled end right off.[...]
Cigar Review: Punch Deluxe Chateau L
Initial Thoughts: The Punch Deluxe Chateau L came highly recommended, so I started it with high expectations tempered by a lack[...]
Cigar Review: Diamond Crown Julius Caesar Toro
Initial Thoughts: At $18.95, the Diamond Crown Julius Caesar Toro is the second most expensive I've ever purchased (#1 was a[...]
Cigar Review: H. Upmann Churchill
Initial Thoughts: Cuban cigars are interesting; they're usually very well made but, in general, they're over-hyped. The H. Upmann Churchill was[...]
Cigar Review: My Father Le Bijou 1922 Toro
Initial Thoughts: I grabbed this cigar with high expectations. I've seen people brag about the My Father Le Bijou for months,[...]
Cigar Review: Perdomo Double Aged 12 Year Vintage Maduro (Churchill)
Initial Thoughts: After smoking the Epicure (Toro) of this same cigar, I had high hopes for the Perdomo Double Aged 12 Year[...]
Cigar Review: AVO Syncro Fogata
Initial Thoughts: Unlike several cigars I've smoked recently, the AVO Syncro Fogata didn't blow me away starting with the first puff.[...]
Cigar Review: Perdomo Double Aged 12 Year Vintage Maduro Epicure
Initial Thoughts: Before I got started, I noticed how aromatic the wrapper was - something I always smell for. So, I went[...]
Cigar Review: Camacho LegendArio Bertha
Initial Thoughts: The Camacho LegendArio Bertha was recommended to me by Mike, the owner of Rudy's Cigars in Rockford, Illinois, so[...]
Cigar Review: Gurkha Ghost Asura
Initial Thoughts: Before lighting, I noticed the wrapper was more "vein-y" than usual. I don't normally do this, but to light[...]
Cigar Review: La Gloria Cubana Serie R Esteli No. 64
Initial Thoughts: This is a big cigar that takes a few seconds to get completely lit. The La Gloria Cubana Serie[...]
Cigar Review: Gurkha Royal Challenge Maduro Toro
Initial Thoughts: The first few puffs were a little ashy-tasting. The middle smoked smooth and the flavor was somewhat mild. The[...]